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E. Ashton Poole

Triangle Capital Corporation

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Work Phone
3700 Glenwood Avenue
Suite 530
Raleigh, NC 27612

Mr. Poole joined Triangle in July 2013 and currently serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and is a member of our Investment Committee and our Board of Directors. Prior to joining Triangle, Mr. Poole spent 19 years in the investment banking division of Morgan Stanley, where he served as a Managing Director in both the Power & Utility and Diversified Industrial Groups. During his time at Morgan Stanley, Mr. Poole advised clients in connection with merger & acquisition and capital raising transactions, including equity offerings, debt offerings, recapitalizations and leveraged buyouts. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley, Mr. Poole worked for three years as a strategy consultant with Gemini Consulting, where he was a generalist and advised companies primarily on strategic and financing matters.

Mr. Poole earned a BS in Business Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.